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Why you need more than just big band

From time to time we meet young musicians who are about to finish high school and aspire to study at one of the reputable tertiary jazz schools but are taken aback and disappointed when they don’t get past the audition. Why not? After all, they were one of the best musicians at their school, even […]

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2014 USA tour open

We are now calling for expressions of interest in the JWA tour to USA and Barbados. It is a 16 night big band performance and study tour for strong to exceptional young jazz players ages 14 to 20. The main destinations are New York, Miami and Orlando in the USA, and the Caribbean island of Barbados. The […]

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JWA students university audition success

A number of our students at the Jazz Workshop auditioned for various tertiary music courses. We congratulate the following on their audition success: Nick Henderson (bass, student of Saul Richardson, Advanced Combo, & SYJO) accepted into Jazz at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Oli Nelson (drums, student of Dave Goodman, Advanced Combo, & SYJO) accepted […]

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